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curative

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adjective cu·ra·tive \ˈkyu̇r-ə-tiv\

Simple Definition of curative

  • : able to cure diseases or heal people

Full Definition of curative

  1. :  relating to or used in the cure of diseases :  tending to cure

curative noun
cu·ra·tive·ly adverb

Examples of curative

  1. an herb believed to have curative powers

  2. <some believe that the herb has curative properties>



15th Century

First Known Use of curative

15th century

Rhymes with curative


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curative

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adjective cu·ra·tive \ˈkyu̇r-ət-iv\

Medical Definition of curative

  1. :  relating to or used in the cure of diseases

  2. curative noun
    cu·ra·tive·ly adverb




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